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[Killing beauty] A lake formed in Gojal Valley

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GBLA speaker Wazir Baig not happy with compensation package for Attabad lake affectees

PT Report Islamabad, July 4: “I was chairman of the committee constituted by the government to assess losses in Attabad. We had submitted a report to the home secretary, indicating estimated losses of Rs780 million. But the compensation package offered … Continue reading

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[Pictory] From Hussaini and Ghulkin

Images: Gohar Ali Khan

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Attabad Disaster, a documentary by Nisar Ahmed

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Boat mafia aggravating condition of the helpless commuters at Hunza Lake

PT Report Islamabad, June 28: The boat service reopened to facilitate stranded people of Gojal Valley seems to have turned into a profitable exploitative business model for a mafia of boat owners and operators. Higher charging, delays in boat operations … Continue reading

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Shishkat and Gulmit back to the stone age!

PT Report Gulmit, June 27: Power pylons between Gulmit and Hussaini have been caused to submerge in the lake formed on Hunza River, disrupting electricity supply to Shishkat, Gulmit and Ghulkin. People in these villages are living without electricity for … Continue reading

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Discharge through spillway reaches 11200 Cusecs, another bridge on KKH submerged

PT Report Gilgit, June 24: Water flow through spillway of the dammed Hunza River has reached approximately 11200 Cusecs. The total discharge measured at Ganish Bridge is around 12000 Cusecsc, including water mixing from torrents and seepages. FWO continued increasing … Continue reading

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International envoys visit affected parts of Hunza, Gojal

PT Report Gulmit, June 23: Ambassadors of Norway, Australia, representative of European Union and head of a Canadian development agency visited the disaster hits parts of Gojal Valley today to assess the ground situation. They were accompanied by President Iqbal … Continue reading

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Two days of blasting and expansion work leave little effect on Attabad spillway

PT Report Hunza, June 23: FWO personnel have used dynamite to partially blast some boulders that were thought to be hindering erosion of the Hunza Lake spillway. The blasts have, however, not changed the situation significantly. Water discharge through the … Continue reading

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A video documentary on Attabad Disaster victims by Javaid Kazmi (PTV)

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